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How do I remove a segment without affecting another

Looking for help creating an IIS rewrite rule. We have a distributable product that is installed in an unknown base url We want to block /app and do so using: <remove segment="app"/> ...
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iis [5/26/2014 2:00:00 am] first chance exception - 0xe0434352 caused by thread with system id: 1476

We are trying to isolate why one of our IIS processes keeps hanging, so I checked out the w3wp log and found that for a 24 hour period, it has approx 5 million lines. The vast majority being ...
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PHP 5.3.x on Win2012/IIS8/x64: installation steps are?

I have set up php on IIS 6.x a number of times. In that context, I have to change IIS itself to run as x86, and I can manually add php as a cgi extension. The app I am using supports php 5.3 as the ...
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App Pool doesn't respect memory limits

I am dealing with a legacy .NET app that has a memory leak. In order to try and mitigate a run away memory situation, I've set the app pool memory limits from anywhere between 500KB to 500000KB ...
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Configure ISAPI redirector: worker propreties for IIS and Liferay

I Asked this question on stackOverflow, i didn't get any answers sorry if the questions is somehow duplicated, any way : we have fronted Liferay tomcat server with IIS , and we used ISAPI tomcat ...
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IIS Reverse Proxy on Subdirectory Breaks Root Directory

I am running a HTML, single-page application on IIS 7.5. I am trying to set up a reverse proxy in a subdirectory so that i can make same-domain requests to my API. So i want my site to behave like ...
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IIS allowing connections without a host name

I have a windows 2008 server running IIS. It has binding to and ip and a hostname and when I go to my hostname my site comes up. My issue is that when I go to my IP I get a 404. I know how to bind ...
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Jetty and IIS on same server, different IPs

I have Windows Server 2012 R2, fresh install and I am running there IIS for .NET applications, now for many different reasons I want to run Jetty on a same server. IIS is setup to listen only on (for ...
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IIS returns a blank page

I am trying to set up a IIS(7) for some of my websites. If I add them and then want to browse the I get a blank page with http://localhost:234/ (234 is port). I have tried the following. 1) Check the ...
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Windows SSO-Login only working once in Internet Explorer 11

We're about to migrate our users from Internet Explorer 8 to version 11. While testing the IIS-Windows-Authentication, I noticed that it does work, but it will only work once. I can press the ...
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Amazon EC2 Page Not Found 404

I am new to amazon EC2. I have t1.micro instance running windows Elastic IP is assigned My Website is hosted on IIS default site port 80 Security group setting is as below Ports Protocol Source ...
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IIS 8 - Site not found with localhost or IP address but works with host name?

I have a single IIS 8 website bound to an IP address. I can access the site by using the host name (e.g. www.____.com) but not by IP address or localhost. I checked the bindings and made sure that I ...
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IIS Config 2 Apps 2 SubDomains

I have 2 ASP.Net Applications, and I want to publish each of them to a subdomain. First domain app.mycompany.com and the other app2.mycompany.com How can I config the IIS to do that? I am absolute ...
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Can I delete C:\inetpub\temp\appPools?

Quite sure I'm not using IIS, in this case, what is the usefulness of the folder inetpub ? Can I delete C:\inetpub\temp\appPools ?
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IIS and Apache same domain setup

I was tasked with setting up IIS running website in .asp and apache running forum in .php on the same Windows machine. The deal is that urls should look like: http://www.domain.name/ - IIS and ...
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IIS W3C Log (Abnormally?)

Three of our intranet IIS servers are behind F5 Load Balancer. I grabbed the W3c log from one of the servers for a typical day, and there turned out to be about 100k entries. What I feel uneasy is ...
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Deploy RDWeb on a non-default website

I have a public website and a private site set up like below: Public site: samplesite.com (http) Private site: my.samplesite.com (https) I'm trying to use RDWeb to enable users to change Active ...
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IIS FTP: Should i create sites or folders?

I need to create a service to host several ip cameras, in the beginning 500+. The ip cameras send the files over ftp, so, to identify each camera, the files must go to separated folders. Now the ...
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Can I find out what changes a windows update made

I installed KB2898869 and KB2901126 over the weekend. After that the authentication systems in all of my ASP.NET websites on the server stopped working. As a temporary fix, I have uninstalled both ...
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Moving a MSSQL and IIS server to AWS - Web Applications that use Integrated Authentication

I have been tasked with migrating a solution that contains a few WCF services and a ASP.Net v4.0 website from individual MSSQL and IIS servers to the Amazon Web Services infrastructure. Whilst I have ...
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What is the exact reason of taking my site more time to load after 3-4 hours while on ideal position?

When I refresh a page over and over, even with clearing the cache, it around takes 200ms for the HTML to load. If I load the page after not looking at it for a few hours, it always takes around 25 ...
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Configure DNS on sub-domain for testing web site on dynamic IP

I am running a web site on a dedicate server at IP 12.34.56.78. The DNS is configured like so: * A 12.34.56.78 @ A 12.34.56.78 @ MX 10 mail.mydomain.co.uk ...
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IIS URL Rewrite rule to redirect subdirectory traffic to https

I have a site where I've written an URL rewrite rule to direct all site.com traffic to www.site.com. Works fine. Now I want to add SSL to an application on a subdirectory. I've added the SSL to the ...
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IIS Webserver hosting intranet and public sites in DMZ

We have a webserver (VM) hosting several sites. One of the applications has a part intranet and a part public. (archiving/docflow = intranet, customer invoices = public) This webserver is currently ...
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Does IIS 8.5 support wildcard host header binding?

I know that versions 7.5 and earlier do not support wildcard host header bindings. Have the added it in the latest version? I see that it finally supports SNI. Wildcard binding (*.mydomain.com) ...
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Secure PHP on IIS 8.5

I'm using IIS 8.5 on Windows Server 2012 R2 to host ASP.NET and also PHP-Applications. Because there are a few different PHP-Apps, I want to restrict the access by using open_basedir. The problem: ...
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NLB ARR cross-node setup

Given: one ASP.NET web application 2 Windows servers with IIS installed (no more servers allowed) I want to enable load balancing / failover for that application, on both server and application ...
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IIS 7.5 Reverse Proxy URL Re-Write to website with gzip

If we own www.ourdomain.com and wanted to rewrite the url to say www.google.com, how would we deal with gzip compression on say the google domain. I'm trying to do a proof of concept and i believe the ...
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IIS Reverse Proxy Not Working With Response.Redirect() in ASP.NET

I am trying to set up a reverse proxy, using the tutorials here, here and here. The site is set up on localhost:8080, with the reverse proxy using localhost:8080/myProxy. When dealing with standard ...
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How to host an Apache based site alongside an IIS based site?

I've inherited a simple small business network which has a single SBS 2003 server running Exchange. It's currently set up so that the domain name mail.company.com maps to the server IP, so email can ...
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Do unused application pools in IIS affect performance?

Due to a major update in our architecture, we now have a few unused application pools under IIS (there are no web sites mapped to them). I understand how it can a good idea to remove them just to ...
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iis server response time

I'm currently running Google's PageSpeed tool and the one thing it keeps complaining about is the Server Response Time. It's currently running at around 2.5s.. Specs: 16GB Ram W2k8 R2 64Bit Intel ...
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TMG returns uncompressed content response from IIS

I'm fighting with my customer's TMG for a few days already and I'm out of ideas. I hope you can help me. As I understand it TMG is set as a proxy between Internet and local computer with IIS with my ...
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Write to Windows Event Log when an IIS site is started or stopped

Can I configure IIS 7.5 to write to the Windows Event Log whenever one of the sites on the web server is started or stopped? For example when someone starts/stops a site via the IIS Manager user ...
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Determining whether app is bandwidth constrained.

I have a asp.net web application that runs on a windows 2008 R2 Server. Occasionally I get complaints from end users that response time is slow. My suspicion is the issues are related to the fact ...
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IIS site not visible under 80 port

I have 2 bindings for IIS site: IP Address = * Port = 80 IP Address = * Port = 100 I am able see website as localhost:100 but not as localhost:80 (in the case of port 80 I just see default IIS ...
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External Web Application Firewall infront of IIS

We have a public facing IIS webserver hosting an ASP website which is not very secure, to say the least. I have found out several serious flaws in the last few months and would like to do something ...
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Deleted deleted temp appPools folder

I accidentally deleted the deleted temp app Pools folder, what can I do all my sites dont show up? This is on server Windows 2008. I restarted IIS but nothing. I dont have access to a backup at the ...
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IIS FTP powershell site creation fails with pipeline error

When I run the following line Power shell throws a Pipeline has been stopped exception on the New-WebFtpSite command. dism /online /enable-feature /featurename:IIS-WebServerRole ...
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IIS site blocks internet connection

I'm fighting this problem for some time. When my ASP.NET MVC4 website starts to get served on my locally installed IIS (runs on port 8081, not 80!), internet connectivity gets blocked. Just like ...
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A Ghost File on my website

We have three IIS 7.5 server running on Windows 2008, R2, 64-bit OS. Recently we have a problem with the two of them in relation to a one .htm file. For some reason the site seems to serve an older ...
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Configuring IIS 7.0 + JBoss 8 Wildfly via mod_jk

I'm trying to get my Win2K8 Server (Intel Xeon 64bit machine) working with IIS7 web server and the latest release of JBoss AS (8 Wildfly). I followed many tuts on how to get that done and I ended up ...
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CSS and JS not showing when hosted on IIS

I have HTML 5 web application. I'm hosting it on IIS in Windows Web Server 2008. Problem: IIS only shows the text. Not the CSS and JS. I have tried all things. I have given Full permissions to ...
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Servers vs. Worker Processes [duplicate]

Just wanted to get some other opinions. I am currently having a discussion on how to go on a web environment. We want to virtualize our web layer for a very active site. However, there is a debate ...
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Any other option than HTTPS + Basic auth for reverse proxied IIS site that uses double hop authentication to SQL server

We've been struggling for a while to get, what I had assumed would be a relatively common scenario to work and would appreciate any pointers. We have 2 x Windows 2012 Servers running IIS Server SQL ...
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How to get IIS to accept-encoding: gzip(gfe)

Google's PageSpeed Service forwards requests with the accept-encoding header set to gzip(gfe). Unfortunately IIS chokes on this with the following: HTTP/1.1 400 Bad Request Content-Type: text/html; ...
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IIS7.5 URL Rewrite generating error after importing site

I have two Windows 2008 R2 servers with IIS 7.5. One server has a website configured with URL rewrite rules. I copied the site directory to the second server and set up a new site, using this ...
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Heartbleed vulnerability when SSL provided by unaffected servers?

*I'd like to ask about two scenarios where a vulnerable version of OpenSSL is installed on a server, but that server is not providing SSL services. Scenario 1: I have an SSL certificate installed on ...
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Is a server running iis with a certificate issued by godaddy vulnerable to heartbleed [closed]

Is a server running IIS that is hosted by rackspace but using an SSL certificate issued by godaddy vulnerable to heartbleed? Since it seemed that somebody thought this was worthy of down-voting, let ...
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How can I install URLScan?

I went to the official Microsoft site to install URLScan 3.1 from here However, the Web Platform Installer 4.6 is unable to find the extension to IIS. I've looked in the complete list, as well as ...